aggrandizement
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aggrandizement [əˈɡrændɪzmənt]
noun
[of person] engrandecimiento (m)
...there is a tendency to use your power for your own aggrandizement Neither in industry, politics, nor the arts were gifted women of the late 1920s recognized by males, who were themselves anxious to secure their own primacy and aggrandizement ... the European states threatened by French aggrandizement ...deliberate policies of aggrandizement or aggression ... an atavistic tendency to expansion or aggrandizement on the part of the state
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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